Puyol s remarks come as messi barcelona broke pele s record of registering the most number of goals for a single club. Lionel messi still has three or four years of playing at the highest level insisted carles puyol.
Lionel messi is capable of playing at the highest level for another three or four years according to the barcelona captain s former team mate carles puyol.
Lionel messi highest level of education. Spain and barcelona legend carles puyol believes that argentine striker lionel messi will be considered the best footballer of all time. Ljoˈnel anˈdɾes ˈmesi. Domestically he starred for spain s fc barcelona leading the club to numerous championships.
Messi s action for scoring the goals was way too similar to maradona s which resulted in him being labelled as messidona. For a particular goal he ran about the same distance 62 metres 203 ft beat the same number of players six including the goalkeeper scored from a very similar position and ran towards the corner flag just as maradona did in 1986 world cup match against. Lionel messi argentine born football soccer player who is one of the greatest goal scorers in the sport s history.
The 33 year old has been the star of the show for barcelona since his debut for the spanish. Former spain footballer carles puyol believes that barcelona talisman lionel messi has three four years to perform at the highest level. The argentine striker recorded his 644th strike for barcelona surpassing pele s record of 643 goals for santos.
Messi has been awarded both fifa s player of the year and the european golden shoe for top scorer on the continent a record six times. Lionel andrés messi spanish pronunciation. Born 24 june 1987 is an argentine professional footballer who plays as a forward and captains both the spanish club barcelona and the argentina national team often considered as the best player in the world and widely regarded as one of the greatest players of all time messi has won a record six ballon d or awards.
Real sociedad winger ander barrenetxea claims that it is a joke and absurd to say that lionel messi is finished at the top level as the youngster prepares to face barcelona in. He was named the fifa world player of the year on five occasions. Messi recently broke the record of most goals scored for a.
His current barcelona contract is through 2020 21 and pays.